U bent hier: Home > Definitions > Hemp

Hemp

Hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) is an annual plant, normally dioecious, with male and female flowers developing on separate plants. Depending on THC and CBD content hemp can be divided into fibre and drug types. There are regional differences in the employment of the terms cannabis, hemp and marijuana. In the USA and Canada the term "hemp" is usually only applied to fibre hemp in contrast to the term "marijuana", while in many regions of Europe hemp ("Hanf") can be applied to drug types as well (in the sense of the old term "Indian hemp").

Online evenementen 2020

Alle informatie over de IACM Online Events, inclusief gratis video's van de webinars met Nederlandse ondertitels, vindt u hier.

Conferentie 2021

 De 12e IACM-conferentie over Cannabinoïden in de Geneeskunde zal online worden gehouden van 14 tot 16 oktober 2021. Registratie is gratis.

Members only

Regular members can sign up for the new member area of the IACM to access exclusive content.

You need to become a regular member of the IACM to access the new member area.

IACM on Twitter

Follow us on twitter @IACM_Bulletin where you can send us inquiries and receive updates on research studies and news articles.